Japan dolphin: Two more Japanese swimmers bitten

Japanese officials believe the same dolphin is responsible for at least six related attacks so far this summer. While dolphins are not usually aggressive to humans, hostility towards swimmers is not ... ( read original story ...)

Man arrested for beating wife in Sapporo home

Police in Sapporo, Hokkaido, have arrested a 26-year-old man on suspicion of assaulting his wife at their home. According to police, the suspect, a carpenter by profession, hit his wife, who is in her ... ( read original story ...)

Tokyo reports 31,247 new COVID-19 cases

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government reported 31,247 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday. The daily tally in the capital is down 4,092 from a week earlier and down week-on-week for a sixth straight day. The ... ( read original story ...)